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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients included in analysis

From: Effects of regional citrate anticoagulation on thrombin generation, fibrinolysis and platelet function in critically ill patients receiving continuous renal replacement therapy for acute kidney injury: a prospective study

Baseline characteristics Values
Age, years (mean, SD) 62.4 (15.2)
Male sex (n, %) 9 (81.8%)
BMI, kg/m2 (mean, SD) 30.9 (8.5)
Reason for critical care admission (n)
 Sepsis 3
 Severe pancreatitis 4
 Post-surgery 2
 Trauma 1
 Stroke 1
Comorbidities (n)
 Diabetes 3
 Hypertension 4
APACHE II score (mean, SD) 20.1 (3.0)
SOFA score (mean, SD) 10.1 (2.7)
Mechanical ventilation (n, %) 9 (81.8%)
Vasopressor (n, %) 8 (72.7%)
Laboratory parameters pre-CRRT (mean, SD)
 White cell count, × 109/L 21.0 (10.4)
 Neutrophils, × 109/L 18.1 (10.2)
 Urea, mmol/L 17.0 (6.0)
 Creatinine, µmol/L 280.2 (105.0)
 Albumin, g/L 24.5 (4.0)
 C-reactive protein, mg/L 208.2 (113.6)
  1. APACHE II Acute Physiologic and Chronic Health Evaluation II, BMI body mass index, CRRT continuous renal replacement therapy, SD standard deviation, SOFA Sequential Organ Failure Assessment